ITNW 1354
Implementing and Supporting Servers

Western Texas College

  1. Basic Course Information
    1. An introduction to the basic concepts of network administration. 
    2. Any required prerequisites: None.
  2. Student Learning Outcomes
    1. Describe a network; explain the role of directory services; set up and manage users; distributed print services; file system and directory services security.
  3. Major Course Requirements
    1. Final Exam.
  4. Information on Books and Other Course Materials
    1. Book -- Hands-On Microsoft Windows Server 2008 Administration 1st Edition, Michael Palmer , ISBN-10: 1423902343, ISBN-13: 9781423902348, 524 Pages Paperback, Previous Editions: 2004, 2004 © 2009  Published
  5. Other Policies, Procedures and Important Dates are available in the WTC Course Catalog.
  6. Course Organization and Schedule
    1. Weekly Course Schedule

Week Number

Section/Online Work

Week 1

 Intro to course and materials

Week 2

Chapter 1 – Installing servers

Week 3

Chapter 2 – Configuring the server environment

Week 4

Chapter 3 – Configuring, managing, and troubleshooting

Week 5

Chapter 4 – Printing services

Week 6

Chapter 5 – Config and manage data storage

Week 7

Chapter 6 – Network services

Week 8

Chapter 7 – Deploying IIS and active directory certificate services

Week 9

Chapter 8 – Virtualization

Week 10

Chapter 9 – Application and data provisioning

Week 11

 Chapter 10 – Security

Week 12

Chapter 11 – Server and network monitoring

Week 13

Chapter 12 – Managing system reliability and availability

Week 14

Chapter 14 – User account management

Week 15

Semester review

Week 16

FINAL EXAM

Disclaimer:  Schedule and content is subject to change at the instructor’s discretion.

Class/Lab Assignments

60%

Open Book Exams

20%

Final Exam

20%

 

 

Last Modified: August 18, 2015